Standards and Guidelines for Internal Affairs Investigations

Course Hours: 40.0 Hours

Course Description

This course is intended for those investigators and administrators tasked with the responsibility of performing internal investigations. Topics to be discussed in the course are: introduction to internal affairs, case intake and classification, investigative procedures, mediation, adjudication and disposition, Garrity issues, and a review of major agency discipline policies. The class also incorporates an actual case study based upon published accounts of a recently concluded internal affairs investigation.


The applicant must be a sworn, certified peace officer currently employed full time by a local, state, or federal law enforcement agency.  The student must also have completed the online training course for Internal Affairs Liability.

Who Should Attend

Any certified peace officer of a local, state, or federal law enforcement agency, currently tasked with, or anticipating assignment to, the conducting of internal affairs investigations.

Start Date End Date Location (Hover for more information) Time Course Number Status
11/09/2020 11/13/2020 GPSTC, FORSYTH 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. LPAA20759 Register